How to meet the challenge

Challenge rules

There are rules you need to follow to meeting the Challenge. If you are a student in Prep to Year 10 you need to:

  • register as a Challenger and keep a record of your reading on the Challenge website
  • read the a certain number of books (indicated below) during the Challenge
  • get a coordinator at your school to confirm that you've read the books you've registered online
  • make sure all your information is completed online by the date set by your school or by closing date of the challenge if you are a home-based reader.

Prep - Year 2

Number of books: 30

Number of books from the Challenge book list: 20 or more

Year 3 - Year 9

Number of books: 15

Number of books from the Challenge book list: 10 or more

Year 10

Number of books: 15

Number of books from the Challenge book list: 5 or more

Further information

For more information on how to meet the Challenge, see: 

If you are in Prep, Year 1 or Year 2

You can read books by yourself or with someone else. You can read books with your:

  • parents
  • teacher
  • brother or sister
  • classmate
  • buddy or friend.

They can help you or read the book to you if you are just learning to read.